As the news started to sink in that Jerry Jeff Walker had died on Friday (October 23) at 78, singers and songwriters — from Nashville to Texas and everywhere in between — who were inspired by him turned to social media to share their memories of the late country legend. "She Knows Her Daddy Sings"... Read more »
Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas Legend and "Mr. Bojangles" Writer, Dies at 78
If you were watching the 2020 CMT Music Awards on Wednesday night (Oct. 21), it was abundantly clear that rising country stars Hardy, Ingrid Andress and Caylee Hammack were on cloud nine when they took to the Ram Side Stage in Nashville to perform. All three brought their A game, as usual. They always have,... Read more »
After about a year and a half of no new music, Dierks Bentley is back. And he is “Gone.” “Gone” is a song that Bentley didn’t write, but he says that’s what frees him up to brag about the song a little more than if he’d penned it himself. âWhen I used to write every... Read more »
Everybody needs a buddy. Now more than ever. And sometimes, that buddy is your dog. With all of the hardships we’re enduring in this ongoing pandemic, some studies have shown that more and more people are bringing dogs into their homes to cope with the feelings of isolation. Having the unconditional love of a canine... Read more »
On Saturday, October 24, CMT will celebrate Vote Early Day, the first-ever nonpartisan civic holiday dedicated to helping Americans learn about their options to vote early.
On Wednesday night (Oct. 21), someone very special joined the 2020 CMT Music Awards to announce the winner for the Breakthrough Video of the Year, presented by KIT KATÂ®: Taylor Swift, who won the very same award in 2007 for her debut single âTim McGraw.â Other nominees in the category that year were Jason Aldean,... Read more »